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Hurdling into Birmingham: Harrison set to race at Commonwealth Games

August 4, 2022

Michelle Harrison nearly quit her career in athletics.  Following high school, the Saskatoon product descended south of the border to Rice University in Houston, Texas on a full ride scholarship, where she competed with the Owls track and field team....

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2022 Commonwealth Games set to get underway in Birmingham

July 28, 2022

Action at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England is set to get underway Friday, after the opening ceremonies officially commenced the festivities on Thursday. Nine athletes and four staff members with ties to Saskatchewan are set to represent Canada...

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Weekly Roundup July 6-12

July 12, 2022

Madol representing Canada at FIBA U17 World Cup Regina's Ajok Madol is donning the red and white with Team Canada at the FIBA U17 Women's Basketball World Cup 2022 in Hungary. The Archbishop M.C. O'Neill High School student helped Canada...

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Swift Current’s Joseph on the track to Paris 

February 9, 2022

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask Sport  Scott Joseph has all the makings of a budding star.  The Niger-born, Swift Current developed long-jumper has quickly made his name known on the national stage.   Despite a long-lay off of nearly...

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“Our goal is to win the Olympics:” Moose Jaw’s Coakwell set to represent hometown once again

December 16, 2021

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask Sport Ben Coakwell has an interesting way of explaining travelling in a bobsled going 150 km/h down a track.  “It’s like if you're inside a tin garbage can rolling down a hill, but that hill was...

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